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How to Use and Optimise LinkedIn as a Legal Professional - 22 September Webinar
How to Use and Optimise LinkedIn as a Legal Professional - 22 September Webinar
Laurence Simons have partnered with City CV to present a series of webinars, and our latest collaboration will look...
26/07/2016
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The US private practice market continues to shift
Michelle Bigler
The US private practice market continues to shift
The number of law firm mergers that have taken place in the US market is keeping pace with the record number recorded last ye...
26/07/2016
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The rising demand for ‘common law’ lawyers in Russia
Oksana Solomou
The rising demand for ‘common law’ lawyers in Russia
In recent years political and economic unpredictability have steered the Russian legal market through periods of significant ...
26/07/2016
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New charity fundraising regulations drive up demand for lawyers
Philip Redhead
New charity fundraising regulations drive up demand for lawyers
The ‘Regulating Fundraising for the Future’ report commissioned by the British government and published in Septem...
25/07/2016
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La crescita del mercato legale in-house in Italia
Carlotta Biasioli
La crescita del mercato legale in-house in Italia
For the English version click here. In questo momento, l’Italia e’ senza dubbio il luogo ideale per i profession...
18/07/2016
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Augmented intelligence vs artificial intelligence - technology in law
Laurence Simons
Augmented intelligence vs artificial intelligence - technology in law
We recently published an article about artificial intelligence in the legal profession, but do you understand the difference ...
18/07/2016
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The growing in-house legal market in Italy
Carlotta Biasioli
The growing in-house legal market in Italy
Versione Italiana qui. Italy is certainly the place to be for legal professionals at the moment, with activity booming for m...
18/07/2016
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Responsibilities mount for US General Counsels
Danielle Goldstone
Responsibilities mount for US General Counsels
It is clear that in recent years, the role of general counsel has shifted away from legal counselor and towards strategic adv...
05/07/2016
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US firms look for more than a top law degree
Michelle Bigler
US firms look for more than a top law degree
Speculation over a potential mass pay hike in the highly competitive New York market, following Cravath Swaine & Moore&rs...
05/07/2016
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Outstanding achievement - Zanele Mbuyisa
Laurence Simons
Outstanding achievement - Zanele Mbuyisa
Though the media is always eager to report on legal professionals who show little to no regard for the law, stories which foc...
01/07/2016
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General Counsels search for more than traditional legal advice
Laurence Simons
General Counsels search for more than traditional legal advice
While legal spend continues to grow across a number of key areas, including regulatory compliance, M&A and litigation, a ...
01/07/2016
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Benelux: International vs Independent
Marlous Donders
Benelux: International vs Independent
The Benelux countries, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg, may be closely linked in terms of demographics, but their var...
30/06/2016
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Wanted: A business-minded lawyer (the reality of being a senior player)
Stephanie Greaves
Wanted: A business-minded lawyer (the reality of being a senior player)
“Business-minded”, “commercially minded”, “business orientated”, “a true business p...
28/06/2016
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Senior in-house lawyers’ total earnings jump £8,130
Laurence Simons
Senior in-house lawyers’ total earnings jump £8,130
Senior in-house lawyers have seen their pay rise by £8,130 this year, based on responses from over 2000 lawyers. Lawye...
21/06/2016
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Cyber security tops list of corporate risks for General Counsel
Laurence Simons
Cyber security tops list of corporate risks for General Counsel
Data security is the most significant risk facing modern corporations according to a recent report from Kroll, a New York bas...
20/06/2016
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